Museum Hours and Admission
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science is open from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day.
- Discounts available for multiple venue purchases.
- Gift Cards for Museum and/or DynaTheater admission are available at the Membership Desk.
- New Mexico seniors age 60 and older receive free Museum admission every Wednesday.
- VISA, Mastercard, and Discover are accepted.
Free Admission Days
Admission to the Extreme Screen DynaTheater and/or Planetarium venues is by the regular charge.
- The Museum and Sandia Mountain Natural History Center are free to New Mexico residents (with ID) on the first Sunday of every month. (Note: The SMNHC and Museum will be closed January 1st, due to the New Year's Day holiday.)
- Admission to the Museum is free to all Veterans (with ID) on Veterans Day, November 11th.